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How to Make Money (Online)?

It almost seems that more and more questions are being asked these days around how to make money online. This current economic climate in South Africa is relatively negative and more and more people are looking at ways to make money and to not fall into the debt trap.

Now there are various ways to make money online and we will be examining three scenarios in closer detail below.

1.Affiliate Marketing

One of the best ways to make money online is via affiliate marketing. There are various international and national affiliate marketing companies that have great offers available, whereby you can generate income online.

The key to making a success in affiliate marketing is to have some website / websites that generate allot of traffic, that you can capitalize of. The more targeted traffic you can generate, the more specific the offers you can publish to generate income.

2.Web Surfing

This seems like a very simple way, but you can indeed make money online for surfing the web. There are various websites out there that offer user’s money to actually surf to specific websites and complete a review for market research.

3.Showcase your talents on YouTube

If you have a talent like singing, dancing or tutoring lessons, you can always have a go at starting your own YouTube series. If you get allot of views and subscribers, you can start to promote networks like AdSense to generate income.

There are various ways to make money online and we will be examining various other ways for our readers in the coming months, so be sure to check back for more.

How to Calculate Percentage?

Sometimes things like calculation of percentage can seem like a difficult task, but actually it is very simple equation to complete.

Let’s take an example for instance; If you want to work out 77% of 250, how would you go about to work that out?

An easy way to remember this is to always take the percentage and add a 0. In front of the number. So, for example it will be 250 x 0.77 (77/100) and the answer would be 192.5.

The explanation of adding the 0. In front is basically the equation of working with the percentage and divide it by 100.

So, it will be 77/100, which will give you 0.77.

Hope you enjoyed our simple explanation and all of the best with your percentage calculations.

Here is another calculation that you need to look at to work out percentage of a specific mark. Enjoy and be sure to check back soon.

How to Download WhatsApp?

WhatsApp has become one the most popular app in the world and with the Facebook buying the company a while back, the coverage regarding the application have just grown in recent months.

WhatsApp can be download to your smartphone from the Play Store for Android users, as well as the App Store for iPhone users.

Download link for Android users:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.whatsapp&hl=en

Download link for IPhone users:

https://itunes.apple.com/za/app/whatsapp-messenger/id310633997?mt=8

Visit them online by going to https://www.whatsapp.com/

 

 

 

How to Draw (Pencil Sketch)

The question of how to draw has also be posted a few times and we decided to outline in brief what it entails in order to be able to draw objects.

In order to draw an object for this scenario, we are going to assume that you will be using a piece of paper combined with pencil to accomplish this task.

The basic rule is to start and focus on the basic elements that entails what the object is about. Let’s say that you want to draw a chair, the focus on the points that you have to have 4 endings on a floor combined with a flat surface that will be the seating area.

You then focus on drawing the basics on the piece if paper with the pencil and if you do feel that your proportions aren’t in scale, then please modify till you feel that you have achieved this.

The art of achieving better and better results is to try and try again. Getting the basics right is only the first part and achieving great detail in your sketch is harder and practicing is very important. We hope that we were able to guide you on the process of how to draw and all of the best and send us your drawings in the future.

What is the Mall of Africa?

The Mall of Africa is currently the biggest shopping in Africa, that was built in a single phase. The Mall has numerous stores and offer Free Wi-Fi as well as Uber Zones that offer convenience for the customers.

The Mall of Africa is located at Lone Creek Cres & Magwa Crescent, Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa and for anyone looking for the best retail stores to shop at, be sure to visit this Mall for an incredible experience.

They currently have over 300 stores, so you can be sure to enjoy your shopping at this Mall. For more information, be sure to visit them online by going to https://mallofafrica.co.za/

Need the Universal Bank Branch Codes?

There are quite a few banks operating in South Africa, but we will only outline the universal bank branch codes of the major banks below.

These are the universal branch codes and although there are various specific branch codes, these codes can be used as well. We hope you were able to assist you and please feel free to contact us if you do need assistance with any specific bank branch code.

198765 – Nedbank

460005 – Postbank

470010 – Capitec

051001 – Standard Bank of SA

632005 – ABSA

250655 – FNB

580105 – Investec

What is Brexit?

Brexit is sometimes mentioned on the news or online and allot of people who are not so up to date with the latest developments in the world, have posted this question to us.

Brexit is basically the short version of Britain Exit, which has evolved to Brexit and refers to the UK leaving the EU or European union.

There was a vote that was held in the UK and the people that voted “yes”, was in the majority and this enabled the UK to establish the process to start to exit the EU.

There will be major implications in this regard for the UK as well as the EU and this process will still take a few years, so keep your eyes on the developments.

What is Java?

Java is currently one the most well-known programming languages worldwide. This programming language is developed by Sun Micro-systems and is very powerful coding language.

Like any other coding language, you will have to learn the basics and ones that is established, you will need to study further to move up from a novice to an expert. These days allot of websites and applications use Java as part of the setup and will not function unless Java is not installed to run these applications or websites.

For more on where to download Java, you can visit https://www.java.com/en/download/

What is Pokémon Go?

Pokémon Go is probably on the best and well-known games currently in the world. Allot of people enjoy this game and the popularity have grown tremendously this last year. Pokémon go can be downloaded via the Play store on Android or App store on Mac.

The best thing about this game is the fact that it is free and in July 2016 it was only released to limited number of countries that included the UK, US, Germany, Australia, New Zealand and Canada.

If you are in South Africa and want to download Pokémon go, you are able to do so, so enjoy and tell us what you think about the game.

Download link for Android users:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nianticlabs.pokemongo&hl=en

Download link for Mac users:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pok%C3%A9mon-go/id1094591345?mt=8

How to Cope with being Alone?

Sometimes in life, we might feel that you are all alone and allot of people sometimes feel that they aren’t able to cope in this regard. Being alone sometimes is part of life and we all have experienced this and there are a few things that you can do in order to get rid of the alone blues.

1.Visit friends or family; When visiting a friend or family member will immediately help you to forget about being alone and just enjoy the company of another person who are are able to communicate with and enjoy specific activities.

2.Call or WhatsApp; When you are sitting at home alone and just need to not feel alone, you can always call a friend or family member or just send them a WhatsApp or a text message.

3.Go to a mall; To get out of your home where you are all alone and be among another people with help you to cope with being alone. We have found that going to a mall or a movie theatre will help you forget about being alone and will help you feel that you are part of the community and enjoy various activities that re on offer.